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Album Chart: AC/DC trounces new 'High School Musical' set

As expected, AC/DC's "Black Ice" dominates the US album chart this week thanks to 784,000 copies sold during its first week out, despite the fact that the set was sold exclusively through Wal-Mart, Sam's Club and the band's website.

Gospel divas Yolanda Adams, Mary Mary join forces

Grammy-winning gospel artists Yolanda Adams and Mary Mary will headline the nine-city Divas of Gospel tour, which kicks off next week in Denver.

Kirk Franklin takes 'Hero' to the masses

Gospel singer Kirk Franklin has mapped out a national tour in support of his 2005 album, "Hero."

Yolanda Adams headlines Sisters in the Spirit

Award-winning gospel star Yolanda Adams is heading out on the road as part of the Sisters in the Spirit tour with Shirley Caesar and Mary Mary. The extensive tour kicks off on Sept. 20 at the Landmark Theater in Richmond, Va.

Soul Train Honors Mary J. Blige, Destiny's Child, Others

Mary J. Blige, Destiny’s Child and Angie Stone dominated Soul Train’s sixth annual Lady of Soul awards Saturday night (9/2) in California. The artists scored two wins each to walk away with a combined total of six of the ceremony’s nine awards.